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If the Shoe Fits: Coach Buys Stuart Weitzman

Major news coming your way. Coach and Stuart Weitzman struck a $574 million deal!

Coach, the American luxury handbag and accessories company already has a strong presence in the handbag market, but has a vision to bring their shoe collection up to the same magnitude.

On Tuesday Coach said it would buy Stuart Weitzman, the maker of midrange luxury shoes, for up to $574 million. Coach also said it would retain Mr. Weitzman, the company’s 72-year-old executive chairman and creative director.

image: Coach on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, Calif. | AP Photo

About Jenni Moreno

Currently living is Seattle, Jennifer started TheFashionRow in 2007 and BagBliss the bag blog in November 2004. She has been part of the Fashion editorial space for almost nine years specializing in Designer Handbags.

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